Home Recording For Musicians For Dummies by Jeff Strong

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Invaluable advice that will be music to your ears!

Are you thinking of getting started in home recording? Do you want to know the latest home recording technologies? Home Recording For Musicians For Dummies will get you recording music at home in no time. It shows you how to set up a home studio, record and edit your music, master it, and even distribute your songs.

With this guide, you?ll learn how to compare studio-in-a-box, computer-based, and stand-alone recording systems and choose what you need. You?ll gain the skills to manage your sound, take full advantage of MIDI, mike common instruments, do overdubs and replace missed notes, understand the mastering process, and prepare your music for duplication. Explains how to put together all the things your home recording studio should haveShows you how to perform multitrack recording and venture into MIDI sequencingDetails ways to clean up your tracks by becoming an expert at mixing and editingAddresses choosing the gear that suits your projectWalks you through adding computers and software to your recording tools and enhancing sound with professional editing tipsFeatures instructions for setting up microphones, connecting electronic instruments, and orking with MIDI and electronic instrumentsIncludes advice for editing tracks, mixing, mastering, and distributing your songs

Whether you?re a beginning musician or a pro, Home Recording For Musicians For Dummies teaches you home recording basics so you can begin recording music at home and create great CDs.


About Jeff Strong

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Jeff Strong is an experienced musician, recording engineer, and teacher. He serves as founder and director of the Strong Institute, a group creating products to assist in therapy through music. He is also author of all editions of Home Recording For Musicians For Dummies and Drums For Dummies.
Published April 3, 2009 by For Dummies. 388 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Arts & Photography, Business & Economics, Computers & Technology, Crafts, Hobbies & Home, Professional & Technical, Science & Math. Non-fiction

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